The Tekken 3’s context takes place many years later, following the Tekken 2’s events. In which, Kazuya Mishima and Jun Kazama have a son, Jin Kazama lived with Jun at Yakushima, Heihachi Mishima formed a paramilitary force to protect Mishima Zaibatsu. It was Tekken Force. Besides, Heihachi controlled a mysterious creature which originate from an ancient Mexican temple, Ogre (the main antagonist and the last boss).
Along with the new plot system, Tekken 3 will bring many new characters. Some are Bryan Fury, Jin Kazama, Dr. Bosconovitch, Ling Xiaoyu, Mokujin … This game has all 23 characters (18 new and 5 old characters) with powerful techniques. In particular, Ogre owns 2 different versions, Normal Ogre and True Ogre.
In the game, players still enjoy the fascinating battle with limited time. However, this version has many changes compared to the previous one. Firstly, the player will have to move skillfully to attack the opponent. Jumping into the air will not help you avoid the opponent’s ground attack skills. Next, the characters have faster reflexes, after each fall or stun, the character will quickly recover to continue the match. Therefore, the player has to have many quick control operations to defeat the opponent. In particular, many new offensive skills also appear. Clever moves and precision attack skills will create many beautiful combos to finish the opponent. A match takes place with a maximum of 3 rounds, and the player has to win in two rounds to end the battle.
Besides, the countdown timer is still displayed at the top of the screen to observe. At the end of the battle (the stopwatch runs to 0) and the two characters are still alive, the game will rely on their health status to find the winner and the loser. With the opposite element, the game still brings two familiar game modes as one player and two players. In a one-player challenge, you will compete against the CPU according to the story system. As for the multiplayer challenge, two players will choose 2 different characters and compete.